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prince george's county police officerating an shooting ducks and a suspect to the hospital. >> quarterback robert griffin iii undergoing more tests after suffering a mild concussion. >> this is not the day to lose coat. we have cold temperatures this morning. " atd morning washington 5:00 a.m. begins right now. >> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> good morning, washington. it's monday, october 8. i am cynne simpson. >> i am steve chenevey. let's get to a meteorologist brian van de graaff. >> a big departure from the part of the weekend. from temperatures in the upper 30's and 40's this
morning. it has not been this: since last april. rebooting myg -- computer. in the mid-50s. 60 degrees tomorrow. partly sunny near 70 on wednesday. the weekend looks pretty -- pleasant. 30% chance of showers today. if you are bringing the kids to stop, make sure they are wearing an extra layer. they will need it for this morning and on the way home. back to you. >> thank you. encountered a cold combination of temperatures and rain this weekend. some were not prepared for change in the weather. brianne carter is live along the with more.ll morning. >> good morning.
en route awakening. hard to get used to after what saw on saturday when it summer.elt like now it's seems fall is here to .tay a blustery start to the week. >> s cold. >> a tale of two seasons. >> but it goes from pleasant to pretty cool me. >> started with summerlike , but the weather leavingchanged, some out in the cold. our broad shorts, because i worn.t it was going to be brought shorts. >> it's a little chilly, but i like it. there's always some sort of around a corner for weather.n the parking restrictions in d.c. .ave been lifted today reporting live along the national mall, brianne carter.
>> we want to get a check of the roads with angela foster. it's a holiday, so it's good news for drivers. >> that's right. it is a holiday. hov lane restrictions are lifted for today. should be an easy ride for the most part. around the beltway in virginia overnightnd, no construction to slow you down around the beltway, for the most part. they just lifted one northbound, g.w. parkway. are reopened northbound. traveling on the dulles toll eastbound, there were some closures and those have been lifted. be good to make your the beltway in the capitalards beltway and in maryland. nothing to slow you down on 270 95 and it's looking pretty good on the b-w parkway with no delays. hopefully, a nice ride for the holiday. that's the latest. back to you.
>> thank you. 5:03. looking around prince george's county, police investigating an g.ficer involved shootin domesticonded to in bladensburg sunday night. encountered a man with a knife. when an officer ordered him to drop it, he refused, and the officer with a weapon. that's when the officer shot him twice in the abdomen. the suspect was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. >> metro is expected to install controversial pro-israel ads. this is an advertising at the center of a recent court ruling. john gonzalez has more. >> a federal judge has ruled that the transit agency must anti-jihad ads. at least four metro stations throughout the city will carry these ads.
hey call on metro riders to jihad. if you recall, last year during we had a similar situation when an atheist group their ads put upper against christmas. e latest ad comes after recent .urmoil in the middle east there was violence over april- israeli film. the american freedom defense initiative, which produces the ads says the group has every right to put up the ads, under amendment, so you will them sometime today. the presidential race, candidates use the road again today. bmi.y will be speaking at >> president obama has another
round of fund-raisers in california. details.adley has >> and the stars came out to help president obama. bill clinton and katie perry celebrities on hand at a los angeles fund- , expecting to add $10 to the president's reelection campaign for the event. raisedma and democrats month.llion last t made a joke about debate.luster >> they perform flawlessly night after night. i cannot always say the same. [laughter] >> his rival is on the stump, drawing huge crowds. 9000 at a town in florida. >> you have had a chance to hear his answers. later we are hearing is excuses. kristen bell poll confirms romney picked up momentum after last week's debate. obama is leading romney by just three points.
romney's new strength has the obama campaign focusing on an attack plan. >> governor romney's central for $5c plan calls cut.lion tax- i don't have a $5 trillion tax cut. not telling the truth. >> romney does want to cut tax s that would reduce revenue years.rillion over 10 he said he would offset that by eliminating loopholes and deductions. has refused to say which ones, leaving him open to attack. mitt romney will deliver a today, and president policy.middle east tahman bradley, abc news. >> there was a hot debate on the weekend. commentator tv leaningreilly and left- host jon stewart faced off in a presidential debate on real issues at george washington .niversity demand was so high to see them that crashed the servers. be available for download.
jacqui jeras is attending a conference. we should be in the low 70's this time of year. today we will be back in the mid again.ce there is a frost advisory virginia,st shenandoah, and so forth. we will have a few sticks of some this afternoon. this morning. becoming mostly cloudy today. highs in the mid 50's. couple light showers this heavy.on, nothing a nice warming trend. the seven-day forecast coming up. the traffic is light. very few people out so far this so that will make for a very nice ride. a live look at va. 110 moving well. there's a paving operation on lorton.in
we are alternating lane closures. effect untilin southbound.ound and moving well heading up to 395. hov lane restrictions are listed 395, 95, and 66, and 270 in maryland. maryland on the beltway it is still a very easy ride, around the a branch.t no unusual construction. let's go back to news. >> thanks so much. it is cold out. wecoming up, redskins fans, it is cold out. weco[ male announcer ]fans, citibank's app for ipad
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predator. his sentence could add up to hundreds of years. we will have a crew at the sentencing. with abc 7 news and wjla.com. with want to check in brian van de graaff. prepared is in for a shock. >> it was warmer yesterday. i knew that i did not have a when i knocked off the plane. >> it's cold this morning. advisoryis a frost the west. prepared. if you want to be prepared, you need extra layers. today we will not warmup. off to the west virginia and parts of the shenandoah valley. it's 45 downtown right now. it is not been this: since late april downtown.
51 at the bay because of the influence of the water. -- it is not in this cold since late april. in.ttle fog settling be ank the rain today will light and spotty. the 40'sres in downtown this morning. light rain possible. highs in the mid 50's today. a little rain tonight. clouds tomorrow morning will to sunshine in the afternoon. wednesday, the nationals will play here and home. be a nice afternoon in the low 70's. upper 60's thursday and friday. the chance of rain is quite l any day this week. at least the traffic is light. very light. fellow for the most part. checking on the virginia side,
66, still no early distractions. this is around the time we start seeing building volume on 395. we are still very light. we anticipate this type of , sayingor the most part a federal holiday. 270 in maryland, a germantown, no early troubles. hov restrictions lifted on 270 today. be a smoother ride from frederick to the capital beltway. back to you. >> thank you. youtube is expanding. >> and we are getting details on facebook. rob nelson has more. >> . google > of new videodozens with professionally content. resident evil features several horror survival games
a special honor for baltimore was high-school student who shot in the cafeteria in august on the first day of school. the school counselor enjoyed throwing out the first pitch. who an disarmed a student shot daniel, potentially saving .ther students' lives >> jim johnson gave up 19 home innings. 68 -- 19 runs. new york ended up winning game 7-2.
>> and the rest took a two-game giants. >> and it was drew brees breaking record with atas touchdown pass. here's more on the redskins game now. nationals first postseason game since 1933. rg3 took a hard hit. did not set up easily. he buys himself some time and himself, trying to get a first down. was leveled. he laid on the ground for a while. just was hit really hard. he underwent concussion tests. concussion.a mild the redskins lost 24-17. then the talk was centered on him.
>> i was not even sure what the was. i knew that he had a mild concussion. says i can come up when they need me. the nationals take the lead, 3-2.ng they will play at 4:30 this afternoon. day.a great >> thanks so much. the news continues at 5:30. >> friends and family not giving the search for a hasfax county teenager who ♪
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blankets. the cold weather is coming now. it's monday, october 8. good morning, washington. i am cynne simpson. >> i am steve chenevey. i was this close to turning on heater last night. let's go to brian van de graaff. we got to the mid 50's y after coming off the for the first half. of the half 40's right now outside. 41 downtown, 42 in germantown, plata, 44 at chesapeake beach. as we go to the morning, temperatures in the 40's will .ush into the mid 50's more clouds are rolling in. a couple of light showers possible later today. we will reach the mid 50's this afternoon. warming tomorrow and into wednesday. back to you. >> thank you.
had people changing weekend plans. if you were headed to events like the taste of d.c., if you prepared. brianne carter is alba and up is all bundled at the national mall. here.l is it is even harder to get used to weather after the weekend we had. saturday it felt nearly like summer. and yesterday we started to get the first feeling of fall weather with grain and coal. quite miserable outside. be clear today, a great chance to get outside and take the taste oflike d.c. and other area attractions. you will want to bundle up. it is blustery with below average temperatures today. grab a coat and get outside. sure you are prepared.
many people were caught off weather yesterday. parking restrictions in d.c. because of thed holiday. you will not have to walk very if you can find a parking space and get outside. back to you. >> thank you. let's get a check on the roads foster.ela >> good morning. if you are heading out to a taste of the sea or anywhere keep in mind that is operating on a schedule. no or vre service today -- there's service.or vre not many trouble spots on the road. inre's one issue, traveling the district, into montgomery on georgia avenue before beltway, northbound avenue, the right lane with fire department activity. moving well otherwise. 495, a live look.
moving well on the american legion bridge. nicely in maryland and virginia. back to you. >> thank you. the search resumes this morning for the fairfax teenager was for zero weeks. >> loved ones gathering at the to discuss any clues in the disappearance of 17-year-old bryan glenn. was spotted on surveillance monday at dunkin' fairfax circle. at the was found nearby park. no activity on his cellphone, e-mail, social media, or his bank account. >> a funeral service later this for the marymount professory struck and killed while walking g in northwest d.c. last monday. the driver suffered a medical emergency and ran off the road. a memorial service is set for 11:00 a.m. in northwest d.c. >> on the campaign trail today,
obama attending campaign events in california. challenger mitt romney giving a h atign policy speec virginia military institute. president obama on sunday a fund-raiser packed with celebrities including katie perry. he pokes fun and is less than stellar debate performance last week. >> everybody here, great and incredible professionals. they performed flawlessly night .fter night i cannot always say the same. [laughter] the world is going to see , strengthening country.t >> on sunday, romney campaigned florida. he said that a second term for obama would lead to ruin.ic >> first lady michelle obama stop ine a campaign tomorrow at the loudoun
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reminding you to always wear your life jacket. >> good morning, washington. >> welcome back to "good morning washington." it's a cold start to the morning. make sure you have an extra layer on. there's a frost advisory in west virginia and in the shenandoah .alley let's look at the numbers outside this morning. 41 at dulles right now. mid 30's in frederick and martinsburg.
45 downtown. 51 in annapolis. there may be patchy fog this morning in spots. cloudy today. spotty showers through the afternoon and evening. tomorrow after a summer morning have sunshine. 60 tomorrow. 70 on wednesday. >> the roads are looking pretty good. another look at the dulles toll road andhe , and 66,eesburg pike with hov restrictions lifted, is smooth sailing to the capital beltway. just one accidents reported in drive withakes an overturned vehicle. moving well on 95 in virginia , a look at 95, a ride from the baltimore 495.ay to 270, no reported troubles headed towards the capital beltway from germantown. back to you. >> thank you. have good news for folks in
the district today. is columbus day, which means you can park for free in the district. the department of public works drivers todayt r expired meters of oil for the time limit in residential zones. streets weeping will be suspended. drivers will not need to move their cars. >> finding a spot can be challenging. >> be some delays on metro today because this is an extended weekend. means the track work is extended. >> red line single-tracking square andiciary fort totten. orange lines between stadium- armory and cheverly. until closing tonight. no track work scheduled other lines. it is 43 degrees outside on y morning. >> the pain at the pump continues, especially for >> the pain at the pump continues, especially for cali
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thursday and on friday is the prize.el peace back to you. >> thank you. venezuelanrld news, wasident hugo chavez reelected to another six-year term. defeated a moderate candidate. venezuelan president hugo declared reelection victory on national television. >> this has been the perfect , a perfect battle all along the line, a democratic battle. more than 8 million compatriots revolution, they for socialism, they voted independence, they voted for venezuela, they voted for the future. >> his challenger says that not win the presidency, he did get the commitment and love of millions of venezuelans who voted for
him. the country some of its highest participation rates in decades with nearly 81% of eligible voters going to oppose. .- going to the polls >> thousands of venezuelans abroad lined up to cast at diplomatic offices. orleans, voters streamed into consulate.lan many travel by bus from miami e the consulate was closed in january after the u.s. expelled the officer's top diplomat. >> we can tell the people of venezuela there's no reason to in their houses. you voteot matter who for. >> you cannot imagine how uncomfortable this can be with buses. >> in the d.c. area, several
americans are sad to president hugo chavez was reelected for a third term. >> it is just disappointing. nothing we can control. sometimes it's a matter of understanding that the system is not as democratic as they say it is. they are in the u.s. because they believe hugo chavez is destroyed venezuela. now serve six more years. funeral services today for border patrol agent shot and killed. last killed ivie was shot while responding to a sensor that went f near the u.s.-mexico border. another agent was wounded. fbi reports it may be a case fire.endly shows no one but the agents were involved. family and friends gathered for vigil in arizona on friday. police avenue clue in the search missing a 10-year-old colorado girl. jessica was last seen friday as walked to a parked amid
classmates before school. a backpack was found sunday on a sidewalk 6 miles from her home. likely linked to her. it has led investigators to expand their search. 800 volunteers spent the weekend scarring the trails and hillsides. between twoawl wedding parties in philadelphia camera.ht on take a look. this was crazy. at least 100 people were in a fight that took place at a hotel bar. dozens of officers were called out, hoping to restore order. uncle of one of the brides had a heart attack and died. some were arrested and several taken to an emergency room. it's not clear what started the fight. >> unbelievable. gas prices are unbelievable in california, at an all-time high. average gallon of regular in is $4.66.
much higher and some california gas stations. in long beach, one station had at $6.65 a gallon. california experiencing this because of a temporary reduction in supply. governor jerry brown has ordered w the wintero allo sold earlier than normal to help drive down prices. winter blends. >> spacex is headed to the california space station now. t off. >> derrick rose. it's taking off from cape sunday night carrying holds 1,000at cargo for the space including a special ice cream treats. thes scheduled to reads space station on wednesday. vanilla swirl.anil
there was a terrible crash on the nascar speedway, but no one injured. k mat.tewart tried to bloc .o one was hurt grazing >> . a congressional panel is companies ofese vulnerable to being used by spies. >> walmart and american express to serveaming up u.s.ons of people in the without bank accounts. linda bell has more. >> there is going to be a big announcement today. gearing up to make an announcement this morning, but saying what it's about. they have described it as a financial services announcement. walmart had wanted to get deeper business anding or into the billions -- the business of millions of americans without bank accounts. rise
in trade tensions between u.s. and china. today saysming out equipment makers could be used by chinese intelligence to u.s. functions. wendy's drive-through has the average service time followed by taco bell and mcdonnell after that -- and mcdonald's. burger king is the slowest, but best at keeping its view.er out of back to you. >> thank you. it's 43 degrees. it is shocking. >> the last time it was the cold in april. we have been hanging on downtown chilly. pretty >> it's a holiday and they are
sleeping in. >> the sun is rising later and day. every not a glimmer of light yet. time.s a little members outside this morning, a of 30's. 39 in remington, 40 in la plata. as a frost advisory part of the west. west virginia, shenandoah. clouds will be on the increase go through the day. have a little sunshine mainly cloudy with possible,wers e afternoon.n th long-term, we have a gradual warming trend. temperatures to or near 60 with a cold start. on wednesday, low 70's. a few extra clouds and we cannot .ot rule out is sprinkle partly sunny to mostly cloudy
through the weekend. mid 70's by sunday. gray skies today on this holiday. that's how it will feel for most area.across the now to angela foster. it's quiet out there. issues on this monday morning with a federal holiday. nice and light. maryland on georgia avenue approaching the beltway, northbound georgia avenue, the still blocked by the fire department activity. you can get around without any major disruptions. here is a live look at the beltway at university boulevard. outer loop lanes are open and it o 270.good from 95 t 95 in virginia, making pretty good time northbound from o newington. as you continue on 395, you are moving at posted speeds to the 14th street bridge. back to you. >> thank you. 5:54.
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